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Security Intelligence is a podcast series by The Risk Advisory Group, a leading independent global risk consultancy. In each episode our intelligence specialists provide insight and analysis of current global security and political risks for corporate security, intelligence and crisis response professionals. Expect to hear expert perspectives on the risk to businesses from terrorism and political violence, civil and international conflict and political instability around the world. Risk Advisory is the first choice for the world’s most discerning organisations when their seek help managing their competitor, integrity, political and security risks. To find out more about The Risk Advisory Group, please visit riskadvisory.com.
||CleanBolsonaro's Brazil: a political and security outlook for 2019||Jair Bolsonaro's victory marks a significant shift in Brazil's political landscape. In this podcast, our lead analyst for Latin America discusses our forecast for how Bolsonaro's first year is likely to play out, and what impact this will have on operational and security risks in the country.||12/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPakistan elections and beyond: A political and security outlook||Bhavin Vyas - lead analyst for South Asia in Risk Advisory's Intelligence & Analysis department - discusses our forecast for the outcome of the Pakistan parliamentary elections on 25 July, and the associated security and crisis risks. Bhavin also assesses what political, security and business challenges the next government in Pakistan is likely to face in the coming year.||7/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSecurity risks around the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia||The World Cup will take place at a time of heightened tension between Russia and the West. This is unlikely to improve before the tournament. Security risks appear to be as much of a concern as the risk of state agencies targeting foreign nationals attending the event. Hugo Crosthwaite - lead analyst for Eurasia in Risk Advisory's Intelligence & Analysis practice, discusses security risks around the tournament, with a particular focus on hooliganism, terrorism, crime and the threat state agencies pose.||5/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEthiopia: Worsening security amid a political crisis||Thomas Murphy - lead analyst for sub-Saharan Africa in Risk Advisory's Intelligence & Analysis department - discusses our political and security outlook for Ethiopia.||4/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEgypt: Post-election political and security outlook||Our lead North Africa analyst, Stephanie Karra, discusses our forecast for the outcome of the presidential election in Egypt and the associated security risks, following a recent trip to the country.||3/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanStrategic Outlook 2018: North Korea||Tim Powdrill - senior analyst for Asia Pacific in Risk Advisory's Intelligence & Analysis department - discusses the latest developments concerning North Korea's nuclear weapons programme, and the potential risk of conflict. He also shares...||2/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Korea Crisis: Assessments and Considerations for Crisis Planning||North Korea has been a subject of interest for Risk Advisory clients over the last six months. We've been commonly asked to forecast the likelihood that the crisis will escalate into conflict. In this podcast, Bhavin Vyas speaks to Tim...||12/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIraq: Security and stability beyond Islamic State||The security and political situation in Iraq is changing - again. Iraqi and Kurdish forces - variously backed by the US and Iran - have retaken Islamic-State held territory. With a common enemy routed from the battlefield, long-existing divisions within the alliance are resurfacing. We will discuss, the implications of these developments, to assess the future security and political environment in Iraq and Iraqi Kurdish region.||11/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanVenezuela: Crisis and the risk of chaos||In this podcast, we discuss the ongoing crisis in Venezuela, where the government appears determined to hold onto power, whatever the cost. It analyses the political and security outlook for the coming months - in particular, the implications of a...||8/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPakistan: Sharif's strife and the future of Pakistani politics||In this podcast, we will discuss the current political situation in Pakistan, and its implications for security and stability in the country. With the prime minister and his family embroiled in an investigation into their wealth, we will give our...||7/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPolitical uncertainty in Libya: Security and stability implications||In this podcast, we will discuss the current political situation in Libya, and its implications for security and stability in the country. With fighting still ongoing in several parts of the country, we will also give our security and political forecast||7/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPolitical and security forecast for the Kenyan election||In this podcast, we will discuss the likelihood of a recurrence of politically and ethnically-motivated violence and unrest around the Kenyan elections. We will also give our forecasts for the outcome of the polls as well as the implications for...||6/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTerrorism in Europe: Anarchists, Islamists and Nationalists||In this podcast, we will provide an outlook for the threat of terrorism in Europe. We will discuss how the tactics and targeting of Islamists, anarchists and Irish nationalists vary. We will also assess the threat that they pose to businesses.||4/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|